The team Sony has a major challenge in its next Android update. Sony has stated that it wants to be the first manufacturer to update their handsets to Android 7.1.1 Nougat, the first manufacturer after Google.
Android update 7.1.1 Nougat brings important new developments such as the restart option to the menu of power (something we enjoy in many layers of customization of Android currently) and the possibility of adding an image from the keyboard in compatible applications (something that will allow users to send images without leaving the application open).
Sony wants to be the first to update to Android 7.1.1 Nougat after Google
The software development team of Sony has commented that it is his priority number 1. In fact they have commented that if you look to another manufacturer that is not Google to update their phones to Android 7.1.1 before them, and the best will be to prepare rotten tomatoes for tirárselos.
The development team you already have the source code near the point and is waiting for the application suite (GMS) and the set of tests required (CTS) to certify their Android with Google. There is a roadmap, exactly when the new Xperia X will see Android 7.1.1 in its terminals, but we will try to find out as arising out of the news.
Sony almost have to list the Android update 7.1.1 for your Xperia
we Hope to see that the equipment itself complies with his promise and if all goes according to schedule the firmware of some of the Sony Xperia more new will be the first to receive Android 7.1.1 Nougat. The reality is that have it pretty easy if you get to it because most of the manufacturers are usually not taken in a hurry the update of the Android version.
Its closest competitors are still testing the betas of Android 7.0 Android or 7.1 in the best of cases to be thinking in the version 7.1.1 of Android that adds some minor changes. The reality is that it adds changes in many layers of customization are already integrated although in the case of the Pixel of Google’s new Android 7.1.1 are different.
Source | Xperia Blog